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  • Forum Thread: Laptop won't boot all the way, keeps refreshing itself

    I have a Dell Inspiron 1521 touch screen laptop (factory installed Windows 8) which was purchased earlier this year. Apparently a couple of days ago, the automatic updates did their job and updated files. My pc ended up restarting itself due to the automatic update installation. Anyway, I went to use...
  • Forum Reply: RE: XPS 14 - Factory Reset - Win 8

    thanks
  • Forum Thread: Dell D620 and Windows 7 Pro install - (reads "Missing Operating System" - No Dell Disks (stupid idea w/o them)

    I knew this was going to happen sometime... Was running Windows XP Pro upgraded to Windows 7 Pro Full Installation Dell Latitude D620 Intel Core(TM)2 Duo Processor 3072 MB Memory (533 MHz) Dual Memory Channel DDR2 SDRAM 500GB HDD Dell Battery Module (Dual Battery interchangeable with Dell...
  • Forum Reply: RE: Dell Inspiron 15r 5537 sleep-wake problem/Change

    Same problem here in Holland. New R15 5537 (Win 8.1, 64 bit) refuses to go asleep properly. 2 outer lights remain on; the 2 middle ones finally go out. No way to restart the Dell except a hard reboot (pressing power button 5 seconds). Diagnostics were all OK. Drivers are all original. Windows update...
  • Forum Thread: Installing Linux on laptop

    Hello I have a dell INSPIRON N5110 and since i go college I need linux on my laptop because i have to do shell programming according to my curriculum. I need help to download Linux on my Laptop. I contacted Dell Support but they said that my laptop does not have drivers for Linux OS. And also...
  • Forum Thread: Windows 8.1 resolution problem.

    I have a problem with my screen resolution in Windows8.1. I'm using a Tv 1080p on my Dell Inspiron N5050, so my resolution is 1920x1080, but this resolution only works in desktop mode. When I get to the Start Screen, Apps, Settings and everything else that has to do with Windows8.1, everything looks...
  • Forum Thread: Booting into Vista 64-bit

    I tried watching a movie in media direct on my XPS M1530 but it said that while bitlocker is enabled Dell Media Direct wont work. I exited out and when I tried to bood the OS it says that a recent hardware or software change error is not allowing it to boot and it says that it is: C:\windows32\winload...
  • Forum Reply: Re: XPS M1730 - Audigy Advanced MB 64 Bit Driver ???

    Is there anything similar that people have created that can be used insted of the soundblaster for the 64 bit Vista? I have the same problem with my M1530. I just want the audio panel back with the eax effects.
  • Forum Thread: Update keeps crashing system

    Since January 2011 I had a problem with an update from Microsoft I finally had to send my laptop in to get repaired the motherboard had failed. This year in January I had another update from Microsoft that has made it impossible for me to even own this Dell Inspiron 1545, because I have had to reset...
  • Forum Thread: how can i download windows 7 home premium OA MEA -- 64BIT

    I was buy Laptop (DELL INSPIRON 5010) have liciense WINDOWS 7 HOME PREMIUME 64BIT OA MEA But now my window is broken, i want use my license but no windows invalide with my key. How can i do? Where i can download windows 7 Home premiume 64BIT OA MEA? Thank you!
  • Forum Reply: RE: After running Dell OS re-install DVD, my e1705 will not turn on

    Nahar Diving Otter Thank-you. As I was unplugging, I noticed that the power light of the charger was not on. It turns out that the wall outlet was turned off the whole time I was re-installing the operating system, so the battery was drained. (I am not in my own home, so I didn't realize the outlet...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Feature Enhancement Pack - .NET Framework 4.0 Not Found

    I have a Dell Precision M6600 that I've installed Windows Developer Preview on. When trying to install the Dell Feature Enhancement Pack (APP_WIN_R312092.EXE), I get the following error: Dell Feature Enhancement Pack requires .NET Framework 4.0 (Client Profile or Full) to be installed on the target...
  • Forum Thread: Windows 7 Pro on DELL Laptop E6520

    Hi, I used to have a problem when I try to make my laptop go to "sleep" mode. it took few min to complete the task. another issue was that when I connected the Laptop to the Docking station and wake up the Latop (from "sleep" mode) the wireless keyboard and mouse were not...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 15 - restore fail

    I am working on a Dell Inspiron N5030 with Windows 7. Somebody before me tried to do a factory restore and it didn't work. Called me and I followed all the steps on the how to use the Data Safe restore. My only option apparently is to restore to "last full backup". I did that several times...
  • Forum Thread: Vostro 3550 Windows 7, having trouble with the dell support center and quetion about the warranty.

    Hi im resently having trouble with the Dell support center, when i try to open it pops up a messege that the program has stoped working. Also i have question about the warranty sins i have like 2 types of warranty one is 755 days the other one is 25 days, why is ther two warrantys?
  • Forum Thread: Maintaining my laptop and desk top Dell computers

    Do I need Dell PC Checkup (which just changed to System Mechanic) and Dell PC Tuneup? Do they do basically the same thing? I also have Uniblue's Registry Booster, SpeedUpMyPC and DriverScanner. Do any of these do the same thing. Thanks, PNeely
  • Forum Thread: Help! Disk cleanup windows 7 64 bit

    I am computer illiterate. I was on the windows web site and read about disk cleanup. I got carried away and checked every box. Now I am afraid to do anything because I don't know what boxes should or should not be checked. I am reading all different answers on google. I don't know what to do...